Prowell Energy Indonesia was founded by Mr. Ermin S Nasution and a group of long time partners who all had been active in the Oil & Gas Slickline Services industry in the country.

Mr. Ermin S Nasution pioneered in bringing the Slickline Manufacturing and Services national industry into the region. With over 40 years of experience in the Oil & Gas, working with OTIS under Halliburton Group then, he began his experience as a Wireline field engineer. With a genuine exposure to work in various Oil & Gas fields around the world including the Middle East, United States and Indonesia. He finally brought this proficiency under the national flag and began his venture as Entrepreneur in starting his own company, PT. Welltekindo Nusantara in 1988. His passion, diligence and commitment had led the company into success and became the biggest Slickline service company in the South East Asia during its time, having a dominant market share in its grasp. In 2001, Mr. Ermin S Nasution built a Training Centre focusing on Slickline and Well Intervention operations in Cikarang, West Java which became the first Training Centre for Slickline in Asia, and had educated over 300 engineers coming not only from Indonesia, but also from Malaysia, China, Thailand, India, the Middle East and Africa. In 2007 he founded Prowell Energy to carry on his devotion for the Slickline Service industry after Welltekindo was sold.

His biography was written in the book “10 Pengusaha yang sukses membangun bisnis dari 0”“10 Successful Entrepreneurs who started from 0“ by Sudarmadi in 2002. Mr. Ermin S Nasution was awarded “Entrepreneur of the Year” by Ernst & Young in 2007.